Henschen James L. Henschen, DVM, age 74, of Westerville, OH., September 18, 2013 after a brief illness. Born May 31, 1939 in St. Marys, Ohio. Survived by his wife of 53 years, Jean; daughters, Jodi (Jerry) Beekman of Westerville and Jill (Michael) Tarbox of Marysville; grandchildren, Jeff and Joe Beekman, Lindsay and James Tarbox; brother, Danny (Mary) Henschen of Dayton, OH.; mother-in-law, Lenora Gritzmaker of St. Marys, OH. Owner of Countryside Veterinary Clinic in the practice of Equine Medicine. Graduate of The Ohio State University College of Veterinary Medicine in 1963. Life Member of AVMA; also member of OVMA, American Association of Equine Practitioners, Society of Theriogenology, 5th District of Equine Practitioners, American Morgan Horse Association and Charter Member of Sunbury-Galena Rotary Club. Friends may call at the MORELAND FUNERAL HOME, 55 E. Schrock Road, Westerville, OH, Wednesday 5-8 p.m., where service will be held Thursday at 10:30 a.m. Rev. David M. Redding, officiating. Interment Blendon Central Cemetery. Special thanks to the Doctors and Nurses at the O.S.U. Medical Center and Kobacker House. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to O.S.U. College of Veterinary Medicine Account #302404.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch from Sept. 21 to Sept. 22, 2013